Mar 24, 2018  
College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mechanical Technology (A.A.S.)

The Mechanical Technology program is a two-year Associate in Applied Science degree oriented to prepare students for employment in industry as engineering technicians.

Coursework in the Mechanical Technology program includes: engineering documentation, manufacturing processes, machining and inspection techniques, material science, and computer-aided-design. Intrinsic to the educational development of the students, a mathematics sequence, physics, and relevant liberal arts courses are also included.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate understanding of the principles and theory of manufacturing processes.
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of the basic operation of machine tools.
  3. Apply knowledge of metrology in an industrial setting.
  4. Create and interpret technical drawings and models utilizing current state of the art Computer Aided Design software.
  5. Analyze, set up, and solve statics and strength of material problems.
  6. Demonstrate knowledge of material science as utilized in an industrial setting.
  7. Analyze, set up, and solve various technical math problems using industry-standard math software.
  8. Demonstrate awareness of various technical/engineering disciplines.
  9. Apply technical knowledge of the basic tools related to technical/engineering disciplines.

Total Credits: 16

Second Semester

Total Credits: 15

Third Semester

Total Credits: 14

Fourth Semester

Total Credits: 17

Total Program Credits: 62


1. Any additional MET course with advisor approval.